Selected Companies and Clinics Offering Stem Cell Therapies
CompanyLocationConditionsPatients treatedCost ($)Remarks
PATIENTS' OWN CELLS
Cells4HealthLeuvenheim, the NetherlandsMyocardial infarction, vascular disease, spinal cord injury, strokeNA+25,000Treatment takes place at clinics in Turkey and Azerbaijan
NeuraVitaMoscow, RussiaNeurological diseases and injuriesNA∼20,000
FETAL CELLS
EmCellKiev, UkraineMore than 50, including neurological disorders, aging, impotence, diabetes, cancer, HIVAlmost 2000 in 13 years+15,000
MedraMalibu, U.S.A.More than 20, including neurological disorders, depression, autism, sickle cell anemiaMore than 1000NAProcedures performed in Dominican Republic
Beijing Xishan Institute for Neuroregeneration and Functional RecoveryBeijing, ChinaSpinal cord injury, ALS, and other neurological conditionsMore than 1000 since 200120,000Thousands more on waiting list
Institute for Regenerative MedicineSt. John, BarbadosMore than 40More than 50 since 200425,000Treatment based on research in the former Soviet Union
UMBILICAL CORD BLOOD CELLS
BiomarkAtlanta, U.S.A.ALS, Parkinson's, muscular dystrophy, and othersAt least 23 in 200310,000 to 32,000No longer operative; founders wanted by FBI
Advanced Cell TherapeuticsZurich, SwitzerlandMore than 80More than 600 in 4 years25,000Treatments performed at 12 collaborating clinics worldwide
Preventive Medicine CenterRotterdam, the NetherlandsMore than 50, including neurological, digestive, and psychological disorders and agingMore than 200 in 2 years23,000Also treats patients referred by Advanced Cell Therapeutics
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